The governments of Saint Lucia, Marshall Islands and Saudi Arabia deposited their instrument of accession respectively on 23, 29 January and 27 February while Uganda’s government deposited its instrument of ratification on 1 March 2019.
Saint Lucia, Marshall Islands, Saudi Arabia and Uganda bring to 105 the number of parties to the Minamata Convention
Read the story by planetGOLD, in collaboration with the Minamata Convention and UNEP Chemicals and Health Branch, to learn more about best practices to support sound management of tailings in ASGM.
Online event: 8th Replenishment of the GEF Trust Fund – Ambitions for the Chemicals and Waste Cluster
As the negotiations in the GEF-8 proceed, this High-Level Panel (14 January, 13h00-15h00 CET) addressed the needs and solutions of the chemicals and waste conventions.